Connect InsightCM to AVEVA eDNA historian software.
Download and install the eDNA User Client Services or eDNA Admin Client
Services from AVEVA.
eDNA server's IP or computer name when configuring the DNASYS.INI file
Request the following 64-bit DLLs from AVEVA:
On the InsightCM server, save the 64-bit DLLs in the same location as the DLLs
that are included with Client Services.
The default location for DLLs included with the installation of Client
Services is C:\Program Files (x86)\eDNA.
Save a copy of the following DLLs to the same folder in which InsightCM is
EZDnaApiNet64.dll(A different DLL than mentioned
The default InsightCM
install location is C:\Program Files\National
Instruments\InsightCM Server 3.0.
Open File Explorer and navigate to where the eDNA configuration file was saved:
Open the eDNAConfig.json file in a text editor and edit
each field to match your eDNA server.
The eDNA API caches data updates if the API loses connection to the eDNA
server. Configure the location of the cache file and the maximum size of the
cache by editing the CachePath and
CacheSizeKb properties respectively.
Restart the NI InsightCM service to integrate a data historian.
Start Windows Services.
Find and select NI InsightCM
In InsightCM, click Dashboard and
select the Historian tab to check the connection